Party Train 52: Push The Button

Linda Lexy is driving the Party Train all the way from Funky D Studios in Detroit, where she’s playing music by Tino Gross, The Temptations, Priscilla Page & Rony Darrell, Mack Rice, Ruth Brown, Maceo & All The Kings Men, Bobby Marchan, Sly & The Family Stone, Geater Davis, Jackey Beavers, Rutabaga a.k.a. Andre Williams, Tower of Power, Lyn Collins, David Coleman with the Hector Rivera Orchestra, Jimmy Hughes, Woman, The Relatives, Jimmie Bones, and James Brown.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Linda Lexy, Funky D Studios, Detroit, April 17, 2017 [18502]


Tino Gross: Little Soul Sister

The Temptations: The Girl’s Alright With Me

Priscilla Page & Rony Darrell: You Did

Mack Rice: Baby I’m Coming Home

Ruth Brown: As Long As I’m Moving

Maceo & All The Kings Men: Got To Get Cha

Bobby Marchan: Push The Button

Sly & The Family Stone: Color Me True

Geater Davis: I Don’t Worry (About Jody)

Jackey Beavers: Mr Bump Man (Give Me A Hand)

Rutabaga a.k.a. Andre Williams: Chicken Thighs

Tower of Power: Clean Slate

Lyn Collins: Do Your Thing

David Coleman with the Hector Rivera Orchestra: Drown My Heart

Jimmy Hughes: I Like Everything About You

Woman: That’s How It Is

The Relatives: Forgive Me Now (Songbird Goes Home)

Jimmie Bones: Devil’s Trail

James Brown: Make It Good To Yourself



Hosted by Linda Lexy for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Linda Lexy & Tino Gross at Funky D Studios, Detroit

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 2018 Linda Lexy. Used with permission.


Big City Blues Cruise 67: Big Ten Inch Record

Martino D’Lorenzo is playing the blues on 45s, 78s and LPs from behind the wheel of the Big City Blues Cruise bus, spinning his classic modern radio programs from the 1980s and 1990s originally aired on WEMU-FM in Ypsilanti MI and now heard every Saturday on Radio Free Amsterdam. Episode 67 features music by Red Prysock, Wynonie Harris, Bull Moose Jackson, Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson, Frank “Cole Slaw” Culley, the Johnny Otis Show, Roomful of Blues, the Buddy Johnson Orchestra, Joe Houston, B.B. King, T-Bone Walker, Elmore James, Jimmy Witherspoon, and Roy Brown.


The John Sinclair Foundation Presents



Martino D’Lorenzo, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, March 14, 1982 [18501]


Red Prysock: Jumbo

Wynonie Harris: Loving Machine

Bull Moose Jackson: Big Ten Inch Record

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: Kidney Stew

Frank “Cole Slaw” Culley: Cole Slaw

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson with the Johnny Otis Show: Clean Head Blues

Roomful of Blues: Two Bones And A Pick

Buddy Johnson Orchestra: Fine Brown Frame

Joe Houston: Time For The Blues

B.B. King: Sweet Little Angel

B.B. King: Baby Look At Me

B.B. King: Woke Up This Morning

T-Bone Walker: T-Bone Shuffle

Martino D’Lorenzo: Blues Nightmare

Elmore James: Dust My Broom

Wynonie Harris: Trembling

Jimmy Witherspoon: Failing By Degrees

Red Prysock: That’s The Groovy Thing

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: Person To Person

Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson: My Big Brass Bed Is Gone

Roy Brown: Good Rocking Man

Red Prysock: Theme Music

Wynonie Harris: All She Wants To Do Is Rock



Hosted by Martino D’Lorenzo for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced by Martin Gross at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt


© 1982, 2018 Tino Gross. Used with permission.